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  • Glue — (gl[=u]), n. [F. glu, L. glus, akin to gluten, from gluere to draw together. Cf. {Gluten}.] A hard brittle brownish gelatin, obtained by boiling to a jelly the skins, hoofs, etc., of animals. When gently heated with water, it becomes viscid and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Glue plant — Glue Glue (gl[=u]), n. [F. glu, L. glus, akin to gluten, from gluere to draw together. Cf. {Gluten}.] A hard brittle brownish gelatin, obtained by boiling to a jelly the skins, hoofs, etc., of animals. When gently heated with water, it becomes… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glue — [glo͞o] n. [ME gleu < OFr glu, birdlime < LL glus (gen. glutis), glue: see CLAY] 1. a hard, brittle gelatin made by boiling animal skins, bones, hoofs, etc. to a jelly: when heated in water, it forms a sticky, viscous liquid used to stick… …   English World dictionary

  • glue|pot — GLOO POT», noun. 1. a pot in which glue is melted by the heat of water in an outer vessel. 2. an expanse of wet or muddy ground in Australia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Water rocket — A water rocket is a type of model rocket using water as its reaction mass. The pressure vessel mdash;the engine of the rocket mdash;is usually a used plastic soft drink bottle. The water is forced out by a pressurized gas, typically compressed… …   Wikipedia

  • glue — gluelike, adj. gluer, n. /glooh/, n., v., glued, gluing. n. 1. a hard, impure, protein gelatin, obtained by boiling skins, hoofs, and other animal substances in water, that when melted or diluted is a strong adhesive. 2. any of various solutions… …   Universalium

  • Glue pot — A glue pot is a pot in which animal glue is heated for use in woodworking and for other purposes. Due to the tendency of collagen, the dominant adhesive in animal glues, to degrade at temperatures above convert|170|°F|°C|lk=on, they are often… …   Wikipedia

  • glue — I. noun Etymology: Middle English glu, from Anglo French, from Late Latin glut , glus; akin to Latin gluten glue more at clay Date: 14th century 1. a. any of various strong adhesive substances; especially a hard protein chiefly gelatinous… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • glue — [[t]glu[/t]] n. v. glued, glu•ing 1) chem. a hard protein gelatin obtained by boiling skins, hoofs, and other animal substances in water and used as a strong adhesive 2) chem. any of various preparations of this or a similar substance, used as an …   From formal English to slang

  • glue — n. & v. n. an adhesive substance used for sticking objects or materials together. v.tr. (glues, glued, gluing or glueing) 1 fasten or join with glue. 2 keep or put very close (an eye glued to the keyhole). Phrases and idioms: glue pot 1 a pot… …   Useful english dictionary

  • glue — 1) fish glue (isinglass (the glutinous or gelatin like fluid prepared from the collagen of the outer layer of gas bladders of sturgeons or other fishes. Used in clarifying wines and beers, for jams and jellies, in printing inks and as an adhesive …   Dictionary of ichthyology

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